Growing Up Black Part 2
stories from the stage

In America, growing up Black means so many things: cultural bonds, a struggle for visibility, and all too often, unearned judgement. Tonight, storytellers share their experiences of growing up black in the US. Valerie Tutson teaches her students about Africa greatest explorer Abubakari II; U-Meleni Mhlaba-Adebo takes her son to a protest of George Floyd's death; and Harold Cox shows how fear of the police affects his everyday life. Hosted by Theresa Okokon.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 40 seconds

Episode Number: 409

About Stories from the Stage:

Explore the art of storytelling through interviews with the storytellers talking about their craft, their on-stage performances, and comments and stories from the audience.

Theresa Okokon and Wes Hazard host, introducing each episode's theme.


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Thu, Jun 20 8:30 P.M. Adventure Ahead     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Jun 21 5:30 A.M. Adventure Ahead     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Jun 21 11:30 A.M. Adventure Ahead     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Jun 21 2:30 P.M. Adventure Ahead     NH World (11.3)
Sun, Jun 23 10:30 A.M. Adventure Ahead     NHPBS (11.1)
Mon, Jun 24 9:30 P.M. Proud to Be     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Jun 25 2:30 A.M. Proud to Be     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Jun 25 10:30 A.M. Proud to Be     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Jun 27 8:30 P.M. Pride     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Jun 28 5:30 A.M. Proud to Be     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Jun 28 11:30 A.M. Proud to Be     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Jun 28 2:30 P.M. Proud to Be     NH World (11.3)
Sun, Jun 30 10:30 A.M. Pride     NHPBS (11.1)
Mon, Jul 1 9:30 P.M. Summertime     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Jul 2 2:30 A.M. Summertime     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Jul 2 10:30 A.M. Summertime     NH World (11.3)


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